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Blenheim Palms Motel

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Clarence, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were so impressed the first time we stayed here by all the little details - ecoya room diffusers, lovely bath stuff etc, and superb cleanliness and will definitely always stay here when we are in Blenheim. We had an extra vehicle and the owners moved their own car to accommodate us! Subsequently our son with special needs needed to...

Thank Esther H
Altrincham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was lovely. Comfortable bed, nice sheets, plenty of space, good kitchen area and nice bathroom. The hotel was a few minutes walk into town in the evening for a meal. The laundry room had one washer and one dryer. Very friendy and helpful host.

Thank mcitours2015
Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can't resist staying at The Palms when I'm in Blenheim ... its only when they are booked out that you miss out so book it now. Heather and Martin and their girls have literally created a home away from home for travellers. Their attention to detail is always impeccable and they just sense what you need and just seem...

Thank suzyqtnz
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for a night so we could do an afternoon wine tour with "Bubbly Grape", so we needed somewhere to park the car & leave our stuff before we were picked up at noon. Heather the owner was really helpful, not only telling us we could park our car but also that she would get our room prepared...

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blenheimpalms, Owner at Blenheim Palms Motel, responded to this review

Lovely to meet you both and have you stay, if only for the night....Hope the legs are not so purple but nearing a white colour. Thank you for the lovely compliments, we are always striving to meet customer comfort and expectation. #onlyplacetostay See you both next time Kind regards Heather & Martin

Reviewed 15 February 2017

I have stay at the Blenheim Palms on a number of occasions and it is just Fantastic. Great comfortable rooms and wonderful hosts. Heather and her husband are just amazing and make you feel so welcome, just like your part of their family. Great value and great people

Thank Jackma01
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We've just visited Blenheim for the 3rd time in a couple of years from the Sunshine Coast in Queensland Australia, and once again stayed at Blenheim Palms Motel. Martin and Heather are so friendly and welcoming. The rooms are very clean, quiet, comfortable and really well appointed. It's just a short walk to town centre and nice eateries. We will...

Thank Greg R
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We recently booked 3 rooms at the Blenheim palms motel for a two night family wine tasting trip. Heather greeted us with early check ins, lots of local tips, and fresh milk for our coffees. Great start and it just continued that way. The rooms were all excellent, exactly as advertised, and each one had lots of different little touches....

Thank AliWestEnd
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

The staff here were really friendly on arrival, talking us through all of the main vineyards and tailoring it to what we told him we were looking for. The rooms offered everything we needed including a little kitchenette area and was nice and clean. The only downside was the bathroom which was a wetroom - not my personal preference, but...

Thank Laura C
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 6 January 2017

We booked a Spa Pool Suite for 1 night. The room was spacious an comfortable. It contained more or less all amenities required and also a small kitchenette. The highlight of the room was the personal Spa Pool outside of the room, which worked well. The receptionist was also very helpful and gave us a few good tips. It was...

1Thank livermagpie
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The room was clean and decor was gorgeous. Little touches like the Ecoya diffuser, plenty of towels and nice shower gel and shampoo made this room great value for money. There was a Sky box in our room with 50+ channels available which was nice. Bed was comfortable and staff lovely. Didn't want to leave.

Thank Cassandra R
blenheimpalms, Owner at Blenheim Palms Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review Cassandra. We look forward to seeing you on your next trip to The Top Of The South. Happy New Year!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
SAVE $$ BOOK WITH US DIRECT! CENTRAL MOTEL WITH A DIFFERENCE!! FREE WIRELESS INTERNET ACCESS, 50+ SKY CHANNELS. Modern Motel within walking distance of restaurants, cafes and bars. Offering FREE wireless internet. Close proximity to ASB THEATRE - Clubs of Marlborough, Conference centre, Civic theatre and Stadium 2000. LOVE MARLBOROUGH WINE COUNTRY ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blenheim Palms Motel

Address: 78 Charles Street, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Blenheim
Price Range: $147 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Blenheim Palms Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 17
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Also Known As:
Blenheim Palms Motel Marlborough, New Zealand
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Blenheim
#3 Family Hotel in Blenheim
#4 Luxury Hotel in Blenheim
#6 Romantic Hotel in Blenheim
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“Book a ground floor room if you have problem with stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles mcitours2015, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are fantastic”
 of 5 bubbles Jackma01, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The upstairs rooms seemed more quiet, as they were further away from the car park.”
 of 5 bubbles anarum2016, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Check reviews for wifi problems, if you really need to rely on wifi working!”
 of 5 bubbles bliss622, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Look for room 15, larger and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles pizquierdohuneeus, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
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